Kidsafe SA is a supporter of the Women’s and Children’s Health Network (WCHN) and would like to help spread the word for ways in which the public can participate in WCHN services.
Effective partnerships between consumers, health care providers and health care organisations are necessary for safe and high quality care. Research shows that consumer participation improves health outcomes for individuals through more appropriate and better treatment.
WCHN is committed to ensuring consumers have input into service planning, design, delivery and evaluation. The third edition of the consumer newsletter promotes all things consumers in the WCHN network. Recently ‘gigantic’ things have happened – keep reading to find out more.